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“Munk Presents Teutonik Disaster (2x12"lp”

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LabelToy TonicsCat. No.TOYT095
FormatEXCLS2LPOrders fromFri, 15 Mar 2019
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LP 2x12″ MUNK presents: TEUTONIK DISASTER (Compilation) German New Wave Funk 1979 - 1983 Compilation originally released 2003 on Gomma records. A very special compilation. 8 edits and reworks of rare German New Wave Funk and Disco Punk. Toy Tonics label heads Mathias Munk Modica and Kapote present Teutonik Disaster, a very special compilation with 8 edits and reworks of rare German New Wave Funk and Disco Punk from 1979 to 1983. A1 Die Heteros - Monogamie, Kannibalismus unserer Zeit (Kapote Rework) A2 Camilla Motor - Gefahr Im Tivoli (Kapote Rework) B1 Exkurs - Fakten Sind Terror (Kapote Rework) B2 Carmen - Schlaraffenland (Kapote Rework) C1 Explorer - Yellow Power (Kapote Rework) C2 BBB - Alltag (Kapote Rework) D1 Roter Mund - Mit Dir Allein (Kapote Rework) D2 Die Chefs - Frauenkörper (Kapote Rework) There have been millions of typical disco edits in the last years. But there is so much more interesting music from the late 1970s and early 80s yet to bubble its way to the surface. One of those lesser explored fields is the crazy funky side of Germany’s underground disco and new wave from that period. At the time, many German bands were trying to make their own version of English and American styles. After Kraftwerk and Can had started to use the German language in a cool, new way, many bands that followed in their steps experimented with German new wave. Most of these bands didn’t reach a bigger audience. Their records never got pressed to more than 300 - 500 copies as they were a number of years ahead of the huge commercial explosion of German pop in 1984: The NDW aka “Neue Deutsche Welle", with Nena’s humongous hit 99 Red Balloons. The bands featured on the compilation released their music before the NDW hype and later broke up. Plenty of these early bands are best forgotten but if you dig deeper you’ll find the gems, bursting with style and attitude. And that’s just what Toy Tonics heads Mathias Munk Modica & Kapote did. They hit gold.

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